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AI Technical Maturity for Enterprise Architects and Technology Innovators

Published: 27 June 2018

ID: G00361548

Analyst(s): Tom Austin


The science of AI has advanced greatly this decade, but system engineering gaps, high technical volatility and application deficits still impede AI's technical maturity. Despite this, enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders should still pursue the opportunities AI opens up.

Table Of Contents


  • 1. Immature System Engineering Capabilities
  • 2. High Technical Volatility
  • 3. Application Deficits
    • Where Are the Killer Applications?
  • Discussion
    • Recommendations
    • Predictions
  • Appendix
    • A. Published Academic Research Data
    • B. Academic AI Research Conference Data
    • C. AI Patent Issuance Data

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